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Batik Factory

Address: Jalan Gianyar, Bali, Indonesia
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Ranked #47 of 81 Activities in Gianyar
Type: Factory Tours, Sightseeing Tours
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Singapore, Singapore
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103 reviews 103 reviews
45 attraction reviews
134 helpful votes 134 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 NEW

One of the ten (10) tourist spots I visited during my Febris Bali Tour in Bali worth USD42. Women are doing hand scarves, clothes and bags. They open this village for tourists to see and buy their own hand made products. Prices ranged from USD$10 for souvenirs up to the most expensive USD50-USD100 scarves and clothes. Note: Here's my blog... More

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Wakefield, RI
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55 reviews 55 reviews
6 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

We stopped to see how Batik was made and was quite impressed with the women that were painting the batik or weaving the material. The manufacturing area was outside once you got into the sales area, they would not let you take pictures. I found some of the designs to be very intricate and interesting. Upstairs they had material displayed... More

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Port Hedland, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Although the batik was handmade and took a lot of effort I thought it was a little overpriced. Bought cushion covers at $50 ea and sarongs around $35. Nice but similar items at markets.

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Melbourne, Australia
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16 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Great to see the process involved in how they make the clothing. The time spent making just one dress is amazing. Really well worth a look

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Binangonan, Philippines
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

I was awed to see the process of making batik. Really admirable how they do the intricate design b hands. There's a shop where you can buy a lot of their produce (bags, dresses, blankets and more) but I spent most of my time watching and taking photos of how batik is made. Some of my shots can be viewed... More

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Centreville, Virginia
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193 reviews 193 reviews
92 attraction reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

This was the place my guide took me to shop for batik. I was disappointed to find so many other tours that stopped by this place. RIght away I knew they give commissions to all the guides that bring in tourists to this place. Large selection of products available but prices are high and non negotiable. Sales clerk are not... More

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Penang
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34 reviews 34 reviews
25 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

If you're not the batik kind of person, then this place is not for you. Neither am I as I'm from Malaysia and can get better batik from Terengganu any day at all with much better designs and on silk. We wear them to work. Actually the designs on the modern Bali batiks are deliberately flippant in order to cater... More

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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78 reviews 78 reviews
41 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2013

Outside the Sari Amerta Batik Collection you can see how batik fabrics are made by local artisans. Watching how batik is produced is very interesting and it gives you a real appreciation for the talent it requires and the many hours involved. After seeing how batik is made make your way in their large store and buy some batik for... More

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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2012

While it was very interesting to see how they made the Sarongs traditionally & how talented the ladies were at painting the fabric, nothing really appealed to me inside.

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London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2012

Great to learn about the manufacture of clothing, scarfs etc. Watch the local women in working environment.

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